Booking now: Speedy Ortiz and Hop Along announce co-headlining US tour
The two bands will play 12 dates together in May.
Speedy Ortiz and Hop Along are joining forces for a co-headline tour of the US this spring.
The bands, who released two of the most well-received indie-rock albums of 2015 in ‘Painted Shut’ and ‘Foil Deer’, are set to take to the road in May.
The shows together begin at the Waking Windows festival in Vermont on 6th May, running through the whole month until they end up at Sasquatch.
Hop Along brought ‘Painted Shut’ to the UK last November. Read the DIY review of their London show at the Garage here, and view the tour dates for the newly announced run below.
06 Winooski, Waking Windows Festival
07 Portsmouth, 3S Artspace
08 Boston, Sinclair
12 Washington, Black Cat
13 Asheville, Mothlight
15 Orlando, Social
17 Nashville, Exit/In
18 Indianapolis, Hi Fi
19 Chicago, Thalia Hall
20 Ferndale, Loving Touch
21 Toronto, Horseshoe Tavern
27-29 – George, Sasquatch! Music Festival
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